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Dejan Lovren identified as potential Barcelona target

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Liverpool defender Dejan Lovren has emerged as a potential January target for Barcelona. The Catalans find themselves depleted at the back with both Samuel Umtiti and Thomas Vermaelen sidelined by injury, leaving only Gerard Pique and Clement Lenglet as their only senior options in central defence. With Umtiti set for an extended absence with a knee injury, Vermaelen likely to ...

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West Ham ready to renew interest in Argentine playmaker

West Ham have renewed their interest in signing Argentine player maker Fránco Vázquez, who currently plays for La Liga side Sevilla. That is according to Tuttomarcoweb, who report that the Hammers, having made an unsuccessful approach for the player in the summer, are ready to step up their interest in the 29-year old again once the transfer window opens again ...

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Liverpool left-back linked with surprise Barcelona move

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Liverpool left-back Alberto Moreno has emerged as a surprise target for Barcelona, who could be ready to make a move for him in the January window. That is according to Spanish outlet Mundo Deportivo who report that the Catalans want to bring in some serious competition to established left-back Jordi Alba, having let Lucas Digne join Everton in the summer. ...

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Former Tottenham star cleared of perjury

He may have been voted men’s player of the year at the FIFA awafds last month, but Croatian captain Luke Modric is not held in universal esteem in his homeland. In fact there was a real danger that he could be jailed for perjury, following the accusation that he had given false testimony last year in the trial of former ...

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Arsenal identify main January target

Unai Emery has identified his top January target already in the shape of Sevilla midfielder Ever Banega. The 30-year old was heavily linked with a move to The Emirates during the summer, but, in the end, negotiations petered out; however, although he is under contract at Sevilla until 2020, his contract allegedly contains an £18 million release clause which, The ...

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Everton striker joins Real Sociedad on loan

Everton striker Sandro Ramirez has joined La Liga side Real Sociedad, with the Everton website confirming that he will spend the 2018/2019 season with the Basque club. The 23-year old forward joined Everton from Malaga on a four-year contract in July 2017, after the Merseyside club triggered his 5.2 million release clause. A product of the famous Barcelona La Masia ...

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Stoke City midfielder moves to Spain on season long loan

Stoke City midfielder Gainnelli Imbula has moved to La Liga side Rayo Vallecano on loan for the season reports The BBC. The French under-21 international was Stoke’s record signing in February, 2016, signed when Mark Hughes was manager of the club from Porto, for a few of £18.3 million. However, the defensive midfielder has struggled to justify his transfer fee, ...

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Real Betis make formal approach for Manchester City youngster

La Liga side Real Betis have made a formal approach to Manchester City to take Ukrainian youngster Oleksandr Zinchenko on a season-long loan, and are trying to structure a deal that would give them the option to buy him. That is according to Spanish media outlet Mundo Deportivo who reports that Betis valued the 21-year old at £12 million, and ...

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Everton interested in signing Russian World Cup star

Everton are said to be interested in signing Russian World Cup star Denis Cheryshev, who is currently on the books of La Liga side Villareal. That is according to Spanish publication Marca who report that they could be willing to sell him before the transfer window opens, with Everton one of the favourites to sign him. The 27-year old winger ...

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